A Student of History

August 28, 2006

Theory: Why the Mayans Collapsed

Filed under: Historic Places — John Maass @ 2:12 am

A new theory has been proposed as to why the Mayan civilzation declined, and went belly up. 

The decline of the Maya civilization began some 1,100 year ago when millions of Indians working on the contruction of tall pyramidal temples and palaces learned that their kings weren’t gods, Spanish anthropologist Andres Ciudad told EFE.

The complete article is here.

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  1. Nice site! kabababrubarta

    Comment by kabababrubarta — March 26, 2007 @ 6:12 pm | Reply


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